Synonyms for espousal

Synonyms for (noun) espousal

Synonyms: adoption, acceptance, acceptation, espousal

Definition: the act of accepting with approval; favorable reception

Usage: its adoption by society; the proposal found wide acceptance

Similar words: approval, approving, blessing

Definition: the formal act of approving

Usage: he gave the project his blessing; his decision merited the approval of any sensible person


Synonyms: espousal, betrothal

Definition: the act of becoming betrothed or engaged

Similar words: rite, ritual

Definition: any customary observance or practice


Synonyms: bridal, espousal

Definition: archaic terms for a wedding or wedding feast

Similar words: marriage, marriage ceremony, wedding

Definition: the act of marrying; the nuptial ceremony

Usage: their marriage was conducted in the chapel